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GHDHS Table Clinics Mean Awards for UTSD Students

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 12:48pm

“Photobiomodulation” won first place at the Greater Houston Dental Hygienists’ Society Table Clinics. From left are Joanna Allaire, RDH, MDH; and UTSD students Stephanie Webb, Erika Smith and Lyn Hunter. Ann Seelbach is not pictured.

“Photobiomodulation” won first place at the Greater Houston Dental Hygienists’ Society Table Clinics. From left are Joanna Allaire, RDH, MDH; and UTSD students Stephanie Webb, Erika Smith and Lyn Hunter. Ann Seelbach is not pictured.

The Greater Houston Dental Hygienists’ Society sponsored its annual Student Table Clinics April 8 at the Norris Conference Center in Houston. Approximately 50 dental hygiene students from The University of Texas School of Dentistry and Houston Community College – Coleman College of Health Sciences participated.

With 15 table clinics competing, UTSD students won first, second and third place and took home prizes of $150 for first place, $100 for second and $75 for third. The winners are:

FIRST PLACE
“Photobiomodulation: Shining a Light on Emerging Dental Hygiene Applications,” Stephanie Webb, Erika Smith, Lyn Hunter and Ann Seelbach; sponsored by Joanna Allaire, RDH, MDH; Juliana Barros, DDS; and Shalizeh Patel, DDS.

SECOND PLACE
“The Oral Gap with VAP,” Sally Service, Janie Pineda and Suzette Soca; sponsored by Donna Warren Morris, RDH, MEd.

THIRD PLACE
“Vaccinate the Stress,” Amy Love, Kristi Wagens, Yvette Zermeno and Taryn McKinnies; sponsored by Cristina Brown, RDH, BSDH